George Colli is an investigative reporter with the NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters. His investigations can be seen on NBC Connecticut News at 11 p.m.
George is passionate about covering local and national issues that can make a difference in the lives of Connecticut residents.
A lifelong Connecticut resident, George’s first day with NBC Connecticut was the day of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Along with reporting extensively on the Sandy Hook aftermath, George covered live the Boston Marathon bombings, the Cheshire home invasion trials, the Hartford Distributors workplace shooting, Tropical Storm Irene, Super Storm Sandy and other major weather events.
Previously, George was a general assignment reporter at WTIC-TV. He opened the Fox CT New Haven bureau in 2011 and earned an Emmy nomination for his breaking news coverage of the Joshua Komisarjevsky death sentence.
George’s first journalism job came when he was still a student at Providence College. He worked as Researcher for NBCOlympics.com at the 2000 Sydney Games.
In his free time, George likes to golf, play poker, try new restaurants and spend time with family and friends.